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Guan Yu Guides

  • Guan Yu

    Melee Support Tank

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Timmy Passive-aggressive Guan Yu 33% September 23, 2012
Level 1 Per Level Level 20 Level 1 Per Level Level 20
Health 470 84 2066 Attacks per second 0.93 0.02 1.31
Mana 220 32 828 Magical Power 0 0 0
Movement Speed 350 0 350 Physical Power 37 2 75
Range 12 0 12 Magical Protection 30 1 49
HP5 6 0.70 19.3 Physical Protection 18 3 75
MP5 5 0.45 13.55

Fortified Defense

Fortified Defense


Guan Yu gains +20 physical and magical protection when he is near friendly or enemy structures.
Tranquil Gift

Tranquil Gift

Skill Key 1

Mana 60/70/80/90/100 Cooldown 10
Guan Yu's tranquil leadership is infectious and, when focused, heals himself and his allies for 50/80/110/140/170 (+30% of your magical power). Healing friendly gods reduces all cooldowns by 2 seconds.
Warrior's Will

Warrior's Will

Skill Key 2

Mana 60/70/80/90/100 Cooldown 10
Guan Yu charges forward, his Green Dragon Crescent Blade extended in front of him. After passing through the area, enemies are damaged for 80/135/190/245/300 (+50% of your magical power) magical damage and slowed by 25% for 2 seconds. Hitting enemy gods lowers all cooldowns by 2 seconds.
Taolu Assault

Taolu Assault

Skill Key 3

Mana 60/65/70/75/80 Cooldown 15
Guan Yu spins his blade in a controlled but furious display, slicing enemies for 15/20/25/30/35 (+15% of your magical power) magical damage every 0.4 seconds for 4 seconds. Each hit debuffs the enemies protections by 10 while buffing Guan Yu the same amount, up to 30, for 3 seconds. Guan Yu is immune to knockback for the duration.
Tactician's Advantage

Tactician's Advantage

Skill Key 4

Mana 80/90/100/110/120 Cooldown 90
Guan Yu attacks 3 times. Enemies take 75/100/125/150/175 (+20% of your magical power) magical damage and are slowed by 25% for 2 seconds. Enemies hit a 2nd time take damage +50% and are silenced for 2 seconds. Enemies hit a 3rd time take damage +100% and are stunned for 2 seconds. Guan Yu is immune to crowd control for the duration.

As a man, Guan Yu was the embodiment of loyalty, honor, and strength. As a God, he is the guardian of justice, a hero to the downtrodden, the Saint of War.

In the ancient times of the East, a great war between Three Kingdoms raged. The warlord Liu Bei, and his friends, Zheng Fei, and the mighty Guan Yu swore an oath of brotherhood in a mystical peach garden, vowing to create a new, righteous world. Together, they fought countless battles against the warlords Cao Cao and Sun Quan, and Guan Yu grew famous for his combat prowess and unwavering honor.

During the war, Cao Cao captured Guan Yu. At the time, Liu Bei's fate was uncertain, so he agreed to fight for Cao Cao under specific terms, chiefly that he would abandon Cao Cao is ever he learned the whereabouts of his sworn brother. Despite Cao Cao's gifts and promises of wealth, when Liu Bei resurfaced, Guan Yu again faced Cao Cao on the battlefield as the warlord fled from his defeat at Red Cliffs. Guan Yu cut off Cao Cao's retreat and obliterated his forces. Cao Cao, however, he spared and released, as a matter of honor.

After his death, Guan Yu's spirit remained at a holy shrine, coming to the aid of nearby villagers in need, battling the cruel and selfish. From all over the East, worshippers came to the shrine and burned incense to honor him. Such popularity led to Faith, and thus Guan Yu was raised as a God, deified a few hundred years later.

Now, he embodies the virtues he lived by. His statues, wielding a massive guan dao, ward against evil. Red faced to represent loyalty, his likeness is carried by merchants as proof they can be trusted. If their cause is just, he leads armies to victory. Among the Gods of any Pantheon, there are few as deadly and none as righteous as Guan Yu.